Jeffrey S. Rubenstein, M.D., M.B.A.

Jeffrey S. Rubenstein, M.D., M.B.A.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 667
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-8138
Fax: (585) 276-1128

Research Bio

Dr. Rubenstein's research interests are: (1) Parental interaction in the PICU, (2)Education in the PICU setting, and (3) New methods of hemodynamic assessment.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Commendation for Excellence in Second Year Teaching 2012
Commendation for Excellence in First Year Teaching 2011
Ruth A. Lawrence Academic Faculty Service Award in Training | URMC, Rochester, New York 2011
Alumni Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Medical School Teaching 2010
Commendation for First Year Teaching | University of Rochester SMD 2007 - 2009
Arnold Gold Award for Humanism in Medicine | University of Rochester Medical Students 2005
Beta Gamma Sigma 1999
Alpha Omega Alpha 1980

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 38 available »

2012 May
Cholette JM, Henrichs KF, Alfieris GM, Powers KS, Phipps R, Spinelli SL, Swartz M, Gensini F, Daugherty LE, Nazarian E, Rubenstein JS, Sweeney D, Eaton M, Lerner NB, Blumberg N. "Washing red blood cells and platelets transfused in cardiac surgery reduces postoperative inflammation and number of transfusions: results of a prospective, randomized, controlled clinical trial." Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 2012; 13(3): 290-9.
Cholette JM, Rubenstein JS, Alfieris GM, Powers KS, Eaton M, Lerner NB. "Children with single-ventricle physiology do not benefit from higher hemoglobin levels post cavopulmonary connection: results of a prospective, randomized, controlled trial of a restrictive versus liberal red-cell transfusion strategy." Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 2011; 12(1): 39-45.
Goodman, Winkler, Fiser, AbdAllah, Mathur, Rivero, Weiss, Peterson, Cornfield, Mink, NozikGrayck, McCabe, Schuette, Nares, Totapally, PetrilloAlbarano, Wolfson, Moreland, Potter, Fackler, Garber, Burns, Shanley, LiehLai, Steiner, Tieves, Goldsmith, Asuncion, Ross, Howell, Biagas, Ognibene, Joshi, Rubenstein, Kocis, Cheifetz, Turner, Doughty, Hall, Mason, Penfil, Morrison, Hoehn, Watson, Garcia, Storgion, Fleming, Castillo, Tcharmtchi, Taylor, Haque, Crain, Baden, Lee. "The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education proposed work hour regulations." Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 2011; 12(1): 120-121.
2007 Oct
Cholette JM, Rubenstein JS, Alfieris GM, McDermott MP, Harmon WG, Vermilion R, Eaton MP, Gangemi JJ, Lerner NB. "Elevated risk of thrombosis in neonates undergoing initial palliative cardiac surgery." The Annals of thoracic surgery. 2007 Oct; 84(4):1320-5.
F. A. Maffei, and J. S. Rubenstein. "Site of intubation and duration of mechanical ventilation in pediatric status asthmaticus." Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. 2007; 8(5): 509.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Critical Care (SMD) - Primary


Pediatric Critical Care Medicine - American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics


MBA | Executive Development | University of Rochester, William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration1999
BS | Biology | Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute1981
MD | Medicine | Albany Medical College1981

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh07/01/1984 - 06/30/1986
Residency in Pediatrics at Children's Memorial Medical Center07/01/1982 - 06/30/1984
Internship in Pediatrics at Children's Memorial Medical Center07/01/1981 - 06/30/1982